” I am always optimistic Positive, enthusiastic, inspired; Nothing can get me down. If you think you can discourage me, Or Or depress me with your criticism, Dude ! You’re barking up the wrong tree.” Written for: Fandango’s February Expressions #10 — This, That, and The Other Barking up the wrong tree Each day during the month of February, at around … Continue reading FFE#10 — Barking up the wrong tree.
I will post four or five different questions each week for you to answer. There are two ways which you can participate. Create a SYW post. Then post the link to your blog in my comment box or leave your answers in the comments box of my blog. To make it easy for others to […] via Share Your World 2-10-2020 — sparksfromacombustiblemind Questions: Do you … Continue reading Share Your World 2-10-2020
I am sure, like me, you must often have been faced with the dilemma of the perfect gift for the perfect hostess (or the less than perfect gift for the not so perfect hostess). Taking a small token of appreciation is customary when going to a party or even a courtesy call. Yet, the search for the perfect hostess gift can at times be … Continue reading FINDING THE PERFECT HOSTESS GIFT
Retrospective Introspection I read/heard somewhere that reading your own work is a form of narcissism. I would much rather call it self-evaluation or self-assessment. When I was in kindergarten we were given spelling tests. When we were done, our teacher would make us swap our work with others. We would then correct each other’s work and award a score. Later, in higher classes (especially math), … Continue reading Blogging Insights #10 — Looking back at your blog posts.
“Let’s pretend ! The best childhood story!” Written for: https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2019/12/07/saturday-six-word-story-prompt-6wsp-15-december-7-2019/ Press This Continue reading “Let’s pretend!” six-word-story-prompt
Glenn McKenzie discusses the topic well and provides us with invaluable tips: via Thoughts From The Wilderness – Blog Related Stress Continue reading Thoughts From The Wilderness – Blog Related Stress
“I know exactly what to buy for my cousin’s birthday, I will zip into and out of the Mall in twenty minutes or less. Oh! I didn’t know there was a special weekend sale, all my favourite brands too, woohoo! Let me see if I can find a pair of suede boots to match my new camel coat? What! three shoes for the price of … Continue reading Shopping–Does this ever happen to you?
I am going to relate a true story: It was the 21st of March. Tom and Jane,between them, were holding a barbecue dinner for their parents’ wedding anniversary. They were not very well off, their parents being low paid immigrants. Hence they did not have a proper gas grill . But they had seen families enjoying barbecues on TV and they wanted a piece of … Continue reading A BBQ Tragedy
Salted Caramel has come out with another blog related prompt. I love participating in these. Check out her page if you want to participate too. 1. What, in your opinion, is “Blogger burnout”? I don’t think it is a thing. I think it has to do with creativity rather than being burnt out. Yes, blogging […] Michelle shares her experiences and tips: via Blogging Insights … Continue reading Blogging Insights # 9 – Blog Related Stress —
If people find typos or grammatical, punctuation, spelling, or usage errors in your posts, do you welcome having them pointed out to you, or do you resent it. As a blogger do you let people know about such mistakes or do you just let them go? I feel that you keep learning until your last breath. If you think you know everything, that is … Continue reading FPQ #51 — How brave are you?